On Sun, Feb 26, 2012 at 07:11:58PM -0800, MikeJeezy wrote:
> >The only reason for running xfs-repair -L is if you cannot mount the
> >filesystem to replay the log. i.e. on a shutdown like this, the
> >usual process is:
> Right, when I tried to mount the volume it said "Structure needs cleaning"
OK, so you've done the right thing. I always like to check first ;)
> >You can only find out by looking at what the output of xfs_repair
> >told you about trashing inodes/directories.
> Is this only output to the screen or to a log somewhere?
Only to stdout.
> > On 02/26/2012 11:07am, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
> >Are those other VMs using XFS filesystems?
> What kernel version are you running?
If you are running RHEL, you should really report problems through
the support channel.
> >Does your SAN array have battery backed write cache?
> This one does not currently, but I have ordered BBWC for it.
> >Are the individual drive caches in the underlying array disabled?
> Write cache: enabled
There's your problem. You should read all the relevant sections on
write caches in the XFS FAQ. e.g: